The Institute of Printed Circuits (IPC) has called on its frontline members to get involved in a push to make electronics in high reliability sectors lead-free.
Epoch Times, Cathy He
A Chinese former engineer and a Chinese businessman have been charged with economic espionage and conspiring to steal trade secrets from General Electric Co. to benefit the Chinese regime, according to a U.S. indictment unsealed on April 23.
US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in International Falls Port of Entry have seized around $715,000 worth of counterfeit electronics inside rail containers.
EBN, Barbara Jorgensen
The electronics industry has enjoyed strong growth in 2017 and 2018, but the ability to find and retain skilled workers has remained a critical challenge. It’s been a recurrent theme in the Institute for Supply Management’s monthly factory index, and now the European Union (EU) fears its workforce will be stressed as electronics employment grows.